District of Columbia - Communication of Bullying Policy: Policy or Plan Requirements

Area: 
Policy Or Plan Requirements
Policy Type: 
Regulation
Summary: 

State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.

District of Columbia Municipal Regulations 1507 DISSEMINATION OF BULLYING PREVENTION POLICY

1507.1 Each covered entity shall develop and implement a plan to publicize its Bullying Prevention Policy that shall include actions to:
(a) Discuss its bullying prevention policy with youth;
(b) Publicize the fact that the policy also applies to functions sponsored by the covered entity; and
(c) Publish the written Bullying Prevention Policy and make copies of the Bullying Prevention Policy available to all youth, families and staff by including it in the entity's handbook and on its website.

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